December 2017

empty school classroom
Eight hundred and sixty-six teachers left their teaching position within the first four months of this school year. That’s one of the results from a survey released on Tuesday by the Arizona School Personnel Administrators Association. Joining us now is Dr. Mark Joraanstad, executive director of Arizona School Administrators, a nonprofit promoting education in Arizona.
Dec. 20, 2017
It’s been nearly three years since Phoenix created a road designation to honor the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Dec. 20, 2017
Market research has been an advertising staple for about a century, but the use of focus groups really took off after World War 2.
Dec. 20, 2017
Walmart
Walmart is partnering with Silicon-valley startups Even and Payactiv to offer these financial management apps for free. These tools will connect to employees’ checking accounts and tell them what they have left to spend after bills and savings.
Dec. 20, 2017
mexico flag
While President Trump's supporters are advocating for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a new survey indicates that a majority of Arizonans are opposed to it, and also value Mexico as a neighbor and trading partner.
Dec. 20, 2017
Jan Watson
Waving his iPad and pointing to a KJZZ story on prison health care, Magistrate Judge David Duncan furiously addressed the courtroom at a Parsons v. Ryan status hearing in federal court Wednesday morning.
Dec. 20, 2017
Hopi Elementary School
Outside attorneys hired by the Scottsdale Unified School District say officials did not violate procurement codes when hiring an architect for it’s current facilities update project. The findings were part of a district-sponsored investigation.
Dec. 19, 2017
movie theater
If you’ve ever wondered why Hollywood is so focused on remakes, you might want to look in the mirror.
Dec. 19, 2017
president donald trump
The Trump administration has already aggressively tried to erase some of the Obama administration’s policy priorities. The variety includes cutting back on the size of national monuments and standards put in place to protect consumers.
Dec. 19, 2017
newborn baby
More babies are being born pre-term. Earlier this year, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported almost 10 percent of babies born in this country were premature.
Dec. 19, 2017

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